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2013-11-05 10:53:12

Study of internet dating suggests racial barriers can be overcome Usually, research findings on the state of U.S. race relations are pretty bleak. But a study of online dating by UC San Diego sociologist Kevin Lewis suggests that racial barriers to romance are not as insurmountable as we might suppose. Published Nov. 4 in the online early edition of the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, "The Limits of Racial Prejudice" analyzes, over a two-and-a-half month period, the...

2013-10-17 23:32:29

IAC Industries launches a new series of Online Product Configurators for their popular Quick Ship line of workbenches and workstations. With 5-day shipping, Quick Ship products are a prime source for rapid deployment of industrial furnishings, and the new Online Configurators make the selection and ordering process extremely simple and easy. Brea, CA (PRWEB) October 17, 2013 IAC Industries has launched a new series of Online Product Configurators for their popular Quick Ship line of...


Word of the Day
humgruffin
  • A terrible or repulsive person.
Regarding the etymology of 'humgruffin,' the OED says (rather unhelpfully) that it's a 'made-up word.' We might guess that 'hum' comes from 'humbug' or possibly 'hum' meaning 'a disagreeable smell,' while 'gruffin' could be a combination of 'gruff' and 'griffin.'